DEPARTMENT FACULTY

  • Tomoko Ako (Professor): Contemporary Chinese Politics and Social Changes
  • Tomohito Baji (Associate Professor):History of Political Thought, History of International Thought
  • Mitsugi Endo (Professor):Contemporary African Politics
  • Atsuko Fukuoka (Professor):Constitutions
  • Harumi Goto-Shibata (Professor):History of International Relations, Contemporary History of Britain
  • Setsuko Hashimoto (Associate Professor): Social Stratification Theory
  • Yasutaka Ichinokawa (Professor):Medical Sociology
  • Akira Inoue (Professor): Analytic Political Philosophy
  • Atsushi Ishida (Professor):International Politics, International Relations Theory
  • Takeshi Ito (Professor):European politics, Italian politics, Comparative political economy
  • Rieko Kage (Professor):Comparitive Politics, Civil Society, Political Sociology
  • Reiichiro Kawai  (Professor):Probability, Statistics, Applied Mathematics
  • Shin Kawashima (Professor):Diplomatic History of Asia, Chinese Politics and Diplomacy
  • Tomofumi Kitamura (Associate Professor):International Law, International Economic Law
  • Taro Kogayu (Professor):Law
  • Yutaka Koyama (Associate Professor):Social theory, History of sociology, Historical sociology
  • Hiroshi Kurata (Professor):Statistics, Econometric Analysis
  • Masatoshi Mori (Professor):Political Philosophy and Values
  • Tooru Nakanishi (Professor):Developmental Economics, Customary Economy
  • Yumi Nishimura (Professor):International Law
  • Michinao Okachi (Associate Professor):Macroeconomics, International Economics
  • Tetsuya Sakai (Professor):Diplomatic History of Japan
  • Takuto Sakamoto (Professor): International Relations, African Studies, Computational Social Science
  • Toshiki Sato (Professor):Quantitative Analysis of Japanese Society
  • Kaku Sechiyama (Professor):Gender Studies, East Asian Studies
  • Takashi Shimizu (Professor):Business Administration, Theory of Administrative Organization
  • Norikazu Takami (Associate Professor):History of Economics, Economic Doctrines and Thought
  • Taizo Takeno (Professor):International Economics(Trade)
  • Yu Uchiyama (Professor):Contemporary Japanese Politics, Political Theory
  • Hiroyuki Ukeda (Professor):Developmental Economics, Politics and Economy in Latin America
  • Yoshihisa Yamamoto (Professor):Philosophy of Ancient Greece, Medieval Western Philosophy, Islamic Philosophy
  • Iku Yoshimoto (Lecturer):International Relations, International Political Economy
  • Taku Yukawa (Associate Professor):International Politics, Comparative Politics, Southeast Asian International Relations
  • Zhong Fei (Associate Professor):Applied Economics, Analysis of the Chinese Economy

DEPARTMENT ASSISTANT PROFESSORS

  • Takafumi Abe (Assistant Professor):Contemporary Political Philosophy
  • Kaori Kushima (Assistant Professor):International Politics, Comparative Politics, Democratization Studies
  • Satomi Shintani (Assistant Professor):International Law

FACULTY OF OTHER RELATED COURSES / DEPARTMENTS

  • Sho Fujihara (Associate Professor, Institute of Social Science): Social Stratification, Quantitative Sociology
  • Masaaki Higashijima (Associate Professor, Institute of Social Science): Comparative Politics, Autocracies, Democratization, Central Asian Politics
  • Kousuke Imai (Professor, Graduate School for Law and Politics; Harvard University):Applied statistics
  • Junko Kato (Professor, Graduate School for Law and Politics):Comparitive Politics, Political Economy
  • Ai Kihara-Hunt (Professor, Department of Area Studies): International Human Rights Law, Peacebuilding
  • Tadashi Kimiya (Professor, Department of Area Studies):Contemporary Politics of Korea, International Relations of East Asia
  • Kenneth Mori MCELWAIN (Professor, Institute of Social Science):Comparative Analysis of Political institutions
  • Yuichi Morii (Professor, Department of Area Studies):German Politics, EU Politics
  • Takumi Moriyama (Professor, Department of Area Studies):Cultural Anthropology
  • Kei Nakajima (Associate Professor, Institute of Social Science):International Law, International Economic Law, Law and Practice of International Courts and Tribunals
  • Hiroyuki Ogawa (Professor, Interfaculty Initiative in Information Studies):History of British Politics and Diplomacy
  • Jin Sato (Professor, Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia):Natural Resource Governance & Administration
  • Yasuyuki Sawada (Professor, Graduate School of Economics):Development Economics, International Economics
  • Yuichi Sekiya (Professor, Department of Interdisciplinary Cultural Studies):Applied Anthropology, Social Development in Africa
  • Fumiko Takahashi (Assistant Professor, Department of Area Studies):Sociology of Education
  • Taro Tsurumi (Assistant Professor, Department of Area Studies):Historical sociology, Russian Jewish history, Israel Studies
  • Takeshi Wada (Professor, Department of Area Studies):Social Movements, Comparitive Sociology, Quantitative Analysis, Regional Studies on Latin America

VISITING LECTURERS

  • Chihyun Chang (Visiting Professor, Shanghai Jiao Tong University):Global History, Studies of the Maritime Customs
  • Kaoru Kurusu (Visiting Professor, Kobe University):International Relations, Human Security
  • Masato Miyazaki (Visiting Professor, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Limited):International Finance
  • Keiichi Ogawa (Visiting Professor, Kobe University):Economics of Education
  • Takaaki Utsumi (Visiting Professor, Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications)